Faber-Castell Albrecht Durer Watercolour Pencils 168 Earth Green Yellowing
Albercht Durer artists' watercolour pencils provide artists with great versatility of expression when drawing, shading and painting in watercolours. High quality materials, combined with Faber-Castell's experience, have resulted in pencils that produce unsurpassed watercolour effects.
The coloured surface can be transformed with only a few fine or broad brushstrokes to reveal the full and unique power of the colours. Depending on the paper being used, the pigments can be completely dissolved, and will then behave in the same way as classic watercolour paints. The paint becomes permanent when dry, enabling other layers of colour to be superimposed without causing it to dissolve again. For this reason, many watercolour artists choose to use the pencils for the fine details in their watercolour paintings, as well as for watercolour sketches while travelling.
- 102 Cream $3.50
- 104 Light Yellow Glaze $3.50
- 205 Cadmium Yellow Lemon $3.50
- 105 Light Cadmium Yellow $3.50
- 106 Light Chrome Yellow $3.50
- 107 Cadmium Yellow $3.50
- 108 Dark Cadmium Yellow $3.50
- 109 Dark Chrome Yellow $3.50
- 132 Beige Red $3.50
- 187 Burnt Ochre $3.50
- 183 Light Yellow Ochre $3.50
- 185 Naples Yellow $3.50
- 184 Dark Naples Yellow $3.50
- 182 Brown Ochre $3.50
- 180 Raw Umber $3.50
- 280 Burnt Umber $3.50
- 175 Dark Sepia $3.50
- 250 Gold $3.50
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We are the only art supply store in the greater Auckland area that has a working artists' studio on premises. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are always happy, willing and able to demonstrate techniques and share tips on the use of various artist materials.
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